Meetings Diary

Full details of these meetings are on the BSBI Meetings, the country, vice-county or local group web page as appropriate.  If your meeting is not listed here and you would like it to be included, please send the Hon. Field Meetings Secretary the details.

Abbreviations: Type: G=General, R=Recording, T=Training, S=Specialist.

Web page: BBS = British Bryological Society, BPS = British Pteridological Society Scottish Group, BSS = Botanical Society of Scotland, NPMS = National Plant Monitoring Scheme, PLS = Plantlife Scotland, VC = Vice-County.

STOP PRESS – Apologies that this Sunday’s local group meeting to Ballyhornan, Co. Down (13th August) has had to be cancelled due to a family bereavement.

Date Location / Subject v.c. Type Organiser
2017
July 25 Gartsherrie 77 R VC
July 26 Allerthorpe Common 61 R VC
July 28 – 29 Selkirk 79 GR BSBI
July 29 North Calder Water 77 R VC
July 30 Rhuddlan 51 GR VC
July 30 Thurlby Fen Slipe NR 53 GR Local
July 30 Bleak Law 77 R VC
August 2 Flanders Moss 87 G PLS
August 5 Mareham Pastures LNR 53 GR Local
August 5 Ben Vrackie 89 GS BPS
August 5 Derry H40 R BSBI
August 6 Benthall Edge Wood / Ferns 40 GT BSBI
August 6 Pen yr Orsedd 50 R VC
August 6 Inverpolly 105 R BSBI
August 11 – 14 Merrick/Kells Uplands 73 G VC
August 12 Pennyfordd 51 GR VC
August 12 Glasnevin, Dublin / Introduction to botanical keys H21 T BSBI
August 13 Hafod Dinbych 50 R VC
August 16 Newbald Springs & High Hunsley 61 R VC
August 17 RSPB Fowlmere 29 GR VC
August 17 Llyn Aled 50 R VC
August 19 Pulverbatch / Roses 40, 47 T BSBI
August 19 Eastern Westmeath H23 R BSBI
August 20 Frodsham 58 GR VC
August 20/27 Bryn Dinas 48 GR VC
August 22 Carreg-y-blaedd 50 R VC
August 24 Manod 48 GR VC
August 25 or 27 Loch Mannoch 73 G VC
September 1 – 3 Rhyd y Creuau / Dryopteris 49, 50 T BSBI
September 2 (TBC) Nocton & Nocton Wood 53 R VC
September 2 Thurstaston 58 GR VC
September 2 – 3 Bute / Beginners Roses and Brambles 100 G BSBI
September 3 Wexford coast H12 RT BSBI
September 9 South Hayling 11 R BSBI
September 9 – 10 Kinsale and Oysterhaven, west Cork coast H3, H4 GR BSBI
September 10 Pentre 50 R VC
September 10 New Brighton 51 GR VC
September 16 Chippenham Fen NNR / Willows 29 GR VC
September 17 Blaen-y-Cwm 50 R VC
September 20 Deepdale Plantation, Knapton Brow 61 R VC
September 22 or 24 Loch Moan 73 G VC
September 23 Belfast / Irish AGM Belfast G Country
September 24 Ddol-lechog 50 R VC
September 28 Bryn Crug or Bryn Eglwys 48 GR VC
September 30 (TBC) Auborn & Haddington 53 R VC
October 7 Greenmerse (TBC) 73 G VC
October 7 Edinburgh / Indoor Meeting 83 GS BPS
October 11 Shrewsbury / Training the Trainers 40 TS BSBI
October 14 Sutton 29 G VC
October 26 Cnicht and Foel Boethwel 48 GR VC
November 4 RBGE / Scottish Annual Meeting 83 G Country/BSS
November 23 Peniarth 48 GR VC
November 25 NHM, London / Annual Exhibition Meeting & AGM 21 G BSBI
December 7 Cefn Prys, Llanuwchlynn / Social 48 G VC
2018
January 1 New Year walk 29 G Local
July 16 – 23 Isle of Man / Annual Summer Meeting 71 GR BSBI/BBS
July 23 – 30 Glynhir / Brambles 44 GR BSBI
September 21 – 23 Shrewsbury / Recorders Conference 40 TS BSBI
November Annual Exhibition Meeting & AGM G BSBI
2019
January 1 New Year walk 29 G Local
Annual Summer Meeting (Date TBC) Scotland GR BSBI
November Annual Exhibition Meeting & AGM London G BSBI